Got Homework?
Connect with other students for help. It's a free community.
Here's the question you clicked on:
 0 viewing
mathsux4real
Group Title
Please help :0 Find the term containing x^42 of (x^33)^16
 2 years ago
 2 years ago
mathsux4real Group Title
Please help :0 Find the term containing x^42 of (x^33)^16
 2 years ago
 2 years ago

This Question is Closed

satellite73 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
well first we need \(\frac{42}{3}=14\) to know which term we want
 2 years ago

satellite73 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
so it is either the 14th term or the second term depending on how you are counting. makes no difference. the term looks like \[\dbinom{16}{2}(x^3)^{14}(3)^2\]
 2 years ago

satellite73 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
\[\dbinom{16}{2}=\frac{16\times 15}{2}=8\times 15=120\] and \((3)^2=9\) multiply to get your answer
 2 years ago

cookies Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
wow my drawing really sucked.... oh well!!
 2 years ago

mathsux4real Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Thanks so much satellite73!
 2 years ago
See more questions >>>
Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.
spraguer
(Moderator)
5
→ View Detailed Profile
is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...
23
 Teamwork 19 Teammate
 Problem Solving 19 Hero
 Engagement 19 Mad Hatter
 You have blocked this person.
 ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...
Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.